DE4103 – Technical Literacy
To develop technical research skills along with oral, written, graphical and interpersonal communication skills
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- 1.Utilise information obtained from physical or web based resources in technical problem solving and presentations.
2.Prepare and deliver an oral presentation on a technical subject.
3.Communicate ideas and technical findings in a written format.
4.Create and use pictorial sketches and pictorial/orthographic drawings to current drawing standards as a communication technique to present ideas and data.
5.Demonstrate interpersonal communication skills to develop project Outcomes.
- Technical and business communication to standards and codes including referencing systems, physical and web based resources.
Computer application tools, e.g. word-processing, spreadsheeting, presentation graphics
Pictorial sketching and basic engineering drawing techniques, orthographic projection, dimensioning principles, principles of drawing office practice and drawing management.
- Assessment Criteria
- Written Assessment 30